|VIDEO: Seton Hall Prep surges to win over Glen Ridge|
After a slow start, Seton Hall Prep took charge to continue its mastery over Essex County opponents in boys' lacrosse. The Pirates had a run of five consecutive goals as they surged to a 13-6 home win over Glen Ridge.
Jack Sarson scored five times for Seton Hall. Brian Tevlin had three goals, while Griffin Westlin scored two goals and added four assists, including a spectacular pass to set up a goal as he fell to the turf.
Jack Rutter, Andrew Perez and Thomas Colucci also scored for the Pirates while Colin Kirst made nine saves.
Seton Hall was stymied for nearly 17 minutes to start the game by a combination of the Glen Ridge defense and goalie Adam Juros. But the Pirates broke through, and scored five times in the final seven-plus minutes of the half to take a 5-1 lead.
Glen Ridge hung around for most of the game, trailing just 6-3 in the later stages of the third quarter. But Seton Hall scored five of the next six goals to put the game away.
Nathaniel Johns had two goals and two assists for the Ridgers. Owen Gleeson scored twice with one assist, and Paddy McDermott also had two goals.
Juros ended up with 18 saves for Glen Ridge, which falls to 4-11.
Seton Hall Prep is now 10-4.
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